Children's Memorial Institute for Education and Research has an excellent opportunity for a Research Scientist. The Research Scientist will design and coordinate studies, projects and research as well as write technical reports and manage specific project budgets. Other responsibilities include the coordination of other members of the research team and work with funders including government agencies, work with other team members to analyze data for studies conducted by research or those seeking consultation. Requirements include a masterís degree in the social sciences or equivalent, two to three years of experience with statistical software (SPSS or SAS), experience working with statisticians, some experience working with data collected for research purpose and some experience using mapping and graphics software. May travel occasionally for professional meetings, conferences and to meet with researchers. This position will include a research faculty appointment.


Children's Memorial Hospital has a competitive compensation and benefits package.


Interested applicants may submit resumes to:


Dr. Helen Binns

Childrenís Memorial Institute for Education and Research

Statistical Sciences and Epidemiology Program

Child Health Research Core

2300 Childrenís Plaza, no. 208

Chicago, IL 60614-3394


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